Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For what if some did not believe? shall their unbelief make the faith of God without effect?
Not as though the word of God has been deficient. For not all the descendants of Israel are Israelites;
But not everyone hearkens unto the gospel. For Isaiah says, Lord, who has believed our report?
I say then, Has God cast away his people? No, in no wise. For I also am an Israelite, of the seed of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin.
For unto us was the gospel preached, as well as unto them, but it did not profit those that heard the word without mixing it with faith.
For the gifts and calling of God are without repentance.
God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent; he said and shall he not do it? He spoke and shall he not execute it?
1 Samuel 15:29
And also the Overcomer of Israel will not lie nor repent concerning this, for he is not a man, that he should repent.
For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; so I have sworn that I would not be wroth again with thee, nor reprehend thee.
So shall my Word be that goes forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall be prospered in that for which I sent it.
And ye shall leave your name for a curse unto my chosen; for the Lord GOD shall slay thee and call his slaves by another name.
Dost thou not consider what this people have spoken, saying, The two families which the LORD has chosen, he has even cast them off? thus they have despised my people, that they should no longer be a nation before them.
The heaven and the earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
2 Timothy 2:13
if we are unfaithful, yet he remains faithful; he cannot deny himself.
For when God promised unto Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he swore by himself,
They go forth in a great multitude; and in order, they shall see God in Zion.
And of his fullness we have all received, and grace for grace.
2 Corinthians 3:18
Therefore we all, beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord with uncovered face, are transformed from glory to glory into the same likeness, even as by the Spirit of the Lord.
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We must thank God always for you, brethren, as is due because your faith grows exceedingly, and the charity of each and every one of you toward each other abounds,
Paul, slave of God, and apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect and the knowledge of the truth which is according to godliness;
And some believed the things which were spoken, and some did not believe.